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Lincoln Calling Music Festival Adds 67 Bands, Announces Day Lineups & Day Passes

Lincoln Calling Music Festival is thrilled to announce its second-round lineup for the Sept. 28-30 festival, presented by Allo Communications, and produced by nonprofits Hear Nebraska and The Bay. The 14th-annual Lincoln Callingfeatures much more than just a great musical lineup, with innovation-related community programming Sept. 26-30.


El Ten Eleven, Palehound, Post Animal, Ian Sweet, Twinsmith and many more will join headliners Charli XCX, Charles Bradley, Best Coast, Angel Olsen, Frankie Cosmos, Pup, (Sandy) Alex G, John Moreland and more forLincoln Calling 2017. Complete additions to the festival are listed by date below:



Best Coast, Frankie Cosmos, Palehound, Wand, Cayetana, Post Animal, Ian Sweet, Mount Moriah, Twinsmith, Acid Dad, Navy Gangs, Matt Stansberry & the Romance, Malcolm London, Salt Creek, McCarthy Trenching, Street Sects, Roe, Thick Paint, Mad Dog & the 20/20s, Hakim, M Shah, Sean Pratt & the Sweats, Jagaja, Cult Play, Crease, Stathi, Karmen DeLancey, The Artichoke Hearts, Karaoke Underground



Angel Olsen, Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires, El Ten Eleven, Julie Byrne, Kemba, Cakes Da Killa, Josh Hoyer & Soul Colossal, Future Punx, Umm, Universe Contest, Gerardo Meza & Friends, Eu1ogy, Sego, I Forgot To Love My Father, Those Far Out Arrows, Evan Bartels & the Stoney Lonesomes, Bogusman, Once A Pawn, Pleiades & the Bear, Kait Berreckman, CBN, Ria Gold, The Way Out, Ashley Buck, Jewels and Thalia, Screaming Plastic, Edem Soul Music, Karaoke Underground



Charli XCX, (Sandy) Alex G, John Moreland, Cupcakke, Flint Eastwood, Pile, Hovvdy, Plack Blague, Digital Leather, David Nance Band, Ghost Foot, AZP, Mesonjixx, See Through Dresses, Crumb, Yana, Andrea von Kampen, Brad Hoshaw, Jagaja, St Christopher Webster, Boner Killerz, Uh Oh, AllSortsOfGood, Karaoke Underground


Musical performances will take place in at least 8 indoor and outdoor venues across downtown Lincoln, including The Bay, Bourbon Theatre, Zoo Bar,Duffy’s Tavern (indoor & backlot), Bodega’s, 1867 Bar, and in our LincolnYPG Night Market.



Single Day Passes Available Now


Single-day passes are $29 for Thursday and $34 for Friday and Saturday. Grab passes here!

Andrew Stellmon is Hear Nebraska's Managing Editor. Reach them with news tips and story ideas at